As a trial attorney in our office, Chris Dalton is involved in all aspects of the firm’s litigation practice, from initial case strategy through trial. He has substantial experience handling business disputes, products liability, and personal injury litigation. Regardless of the issues involved, he always strives to understand the unique needs of each client. Prior to joining the Call & Jensen, Chris was with Morrison & Foerster, LLP and the McClellan Law Firm, where he was engaged in commercial litigation and products liability litigation involving the aviation, pharmaceutical, medical device, and real estate industries, among others.
Chris was fortunate to have interned at the Office of White House Counsel, in Washington, D.C., where he addressed national security issues, U.S. Supreme Court decisions, and pending legislation. He was also a judicial intern for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces in Washington, D.C. and was a Business Development Intern for the law firm of Squire Patton Boggs, LLP, where he was involved in matters pertaining to anti-terrorism, homeland security, and government contracts for the purchase and sale of firearms.
Chris is a former U.S. Marine Corps Officer and CH-53E helicopter pilot. He served two tours of duty in Iraq in 2003 and 2005. He served as a night systems instructor and weapons & tactics instructor and managed his squadron’s pilot training program. Having graduated Magna Cum Laude from Washington and Lee University in Virginia, Chris received his Juris Doctor degree in 2009 after attaining the Dean’s List at Georgetown University Law Center.
Chris has done extensive pro bono work for clients harmed by government misconduct. When he isn’t hard at work, he enjoys spending time with his family, taking his son camping, and following the San Diego Padres and the Navy Football team.